The rise of ‘rape shaming’

Women who feel the system has failed them are taking to the internet to name their alleged rapists or attackers, as part of a growing trend of digital vigilantism. It’s known as “rape shaming” and there are several recent examples in Australia of victims using social media to take justice into their own hands. Police…

Women who feel the system has failed them are taking to the internet to name their alleged rapists or attackers, as part of a growing trend of digital vigilantism. It’s known as “rape shaming” and there are several recent examples in Australia of victims using social media to take justice into their own hands. Police...

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